Program Description

Medical Laboratory Sciences


This program was founded in 1991 as part of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences. It offers a Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences with 137 credit hours spread over four academic years.

Medical Laboratory Sciences

Number Of Credit Hours

4 (1)

Admission Requirements

Admission requirements of the Bachelor degree in the Medical Laboratory Sciences program include a High School Certificate or equivalent in the following:


  • Scientific
  • Comprehensive Health Education
  • Scientific - Medical Field
  • Nursing - 2019 and below

Job Opportunities

  • Hospitals, Health Centers and Clinical Diagnostic Medical Laboratories
  • Biotechnology Companies
  • Forensic Laboratory
  • Veterinary Clinic Laboratories
  • Blood Banks
  • Fertility Clinics
  • Genetics Laboratories

Study Plans and Program Files

Educational Objectives


Educational Objectives

PEO1. Developing students’ scientific and professional skills.
PEO2. Improving students’ personal and professional skills.
PEO3. Continuous updating and improving program’s curriculum.
PEO4. Encourage scientific research.
PEO5. Encourage and counsel students to pursue postgraduate studies.
PEO6. Improving and developing the academic and research skills of the faculty staff members.
PEO7. Interact with the local community.

Student Outcomes

  • Master communication skills in both Arabic and English Languages.
  • Master skills in scientific, logical, critical, and creative thinking and utilization of such skills in professional and personal life.
  • Achieve loyalty and belonging to homeland in word and deed, and develop knowledge of civil rights and social responsibility.
  • Acquire skills in information technology, internet and their various services.
  • Define the scientific base necessary for the specialty.
  • Translate the scientific concepts gained into practical application.
  • Develop skills to interpret the results of laboratory tests scientifically.
  • Distinguish between the laboratory techniques necessary to achieve good laboratory practice.
  • Plan the necessary laboratory tests according to clinical disease signs.
  • Evaluate the integration of acquired knowledge and skills on one hand and the requirement of the job market on the other hand.


Educational Objectives with Student Outcomes

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